This Resource Kit makes a preliminary search into higher education options easier for students and helps them find some answers before consulting the School counsellor.

Subjects offered:  The first step towards making a career choice is choosing the right subjects. Our counsellors are trained to advise students on selecting the right subjects, keeping in mind their aptitudes and career goals. We highly recommend that the students contact their designated school counsellor.

  • Cambridge International AS and A Levels
  • Cambridge O Levels


Higher Education Opportunities: These links will lead the students to good sources of information about higher education, both locally and internationally.



Choose a Career

Education USA; The five steps to U.S College Admission 

Choose a College

EduPass- A smart college guide 
College Net 
College View 
Petersons; Your comprehensive guide to College Education 

Virtual Tour

Campus Tours 

College Rankings

US News Ranking 

Financial Aid

FinAid; the smart guide to college financial aid 
IEFA ; International Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search 


The United States Education Foundation in Pakistan 
The Rotary International



College Essay

College Board 
College Board; tips for writing college essays 
International Student; Sample essays 
The New York Times 

How to Apply

The Common Application
Visa Requirement
United States Education Foundation in Pakistan 


Education in UK

• Education UK 
• UK Map 

Choose a College

• UCAS Search 

How to Apply?


College Rankings

• Guardian University Rankings 



Visa Requirement

UK Border Agency
British Council


• UK Council for International Student Affairs; Accommodation fact sheet 


• National Health Service 


• Education UK Scholarships 
• Living cost calculator 


• Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency 
• Inter Rail 
• National Express 
• National Rail 
• For students travelling and wanting to see more or the UK 

Visas and immigration

• Working while you study 
• UK Student Visas 

Visitor information

• British Tourist Authority 
• Visit England 
• Visit Scotland 
• Visit Wales 
• Discover Northern Ireland 
• Walk-it is the urban walking route planner 


Study in Australia 
Universities Austrailia (formerly known as AVCC) 


Study in Canada

Study in Canada 
Cost of Living

Universities in Canada

Canada City 
University- Canada

Canadian Visa

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Who Needs a Study Permit?

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Information for Foreign Students

Work Opportunities for Foreign Students 
Application to Study in Canada Study Permits 
Countries and Territories Whose Citizens Require Visas in Order to Enter Canada as Visitors 
Information for Institutions and Organizations

How to Apply?

Canadian Universities.Net; Applications and forms for Canadian Universities 
Ontario Universities Application Center


Study in Malaysia

International Education Media 
Study in Malaysia 
Study Malaysia-Institution Search 
Study Malaysia-Course Search 
Malaysian Visa


Study in UAE

Study in Dubai 
Arabian Campus 
Flights to Dubai 
Please contact the UAE embassy in Pakistan and your institution in the UAE for information on visa processing.



Study in Pakistan

Higher education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) 
HEC rankings 
Inter Board Committee of Chairmen 

Medical Colleges in Pakistan

Pakistan Medical & Dental Council 
University of Health Sciences 

Engineering Universities in Pakistan

Pakistan Engineering Council 

Architecture Education in Pakistan

Indus Valley School of Arts and Architecture 
National College of Arts 
University of Engineering and Technology 
Punjab University 

Fashion Designing in Pakistan

Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design 
Pakistan fashion design Council 

Management and Social Sciences in Pakistan

Institute of Business Administration 
Lahore School of Economics 
Lahore University of Management Sciences 
National College of Business Administration and Economics 
University of Management and Technology 
Pak-American Institute of Management Sciences 
Punjab University 
University College Lahore 

Some other Links

Hamdard University 

Accountancy in Pakistan

The Global Body for Professional Accountants 
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan 
The Professionals Academy of Commerce 
Pak-American Institute of Management Sciences 

Computer Science / IT Education in Pakistan

Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology 
Digital Marketing in Pakistan
National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences 
Air University 
Comsats Institute of Information Technology Lahore
Pakistan Institute of Computer Sciences 
National University of Science & Technology 
Lahore University of Management Sciences 

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Kinnaird College for Women 
Lahore College for Women University 
Government College University 

Media and Journalism

Punjab University 


List of Recognised Universities – Punjab Bar Council 
Punjab University Law College 
Quid-e- Azam Law College 
The Institute of Legal Studies 


University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 

Entrance Test

National Testing Services (NTS) 

External Links

Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE)
Higher Education Commission Pakistan 
Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) 
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan
The Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of Pakistan 
National Agriculture Education Accreditation Council(NAEAC)